United States Air Force


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Noun1.United States Air Force - the airforce of the United States of AmericaUnited States Air Force - the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space
AFRL, Air Force Research Laboratory - a United States Air Force defense laboratory responsible for discovering and developing and integrating fighting technologies for aerospace forces
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
United States Air Force Academy, US Air Force Academy - a school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Air Force
ACC, Air Combat Command - a command that is the primary provider of air combat weapon systems to the United States Air Force; operates fighter, bomber, reconnaissance, battle-management, and rescue aircraft
AFSPC, Air Force Space Command - a command of the United States Air Force that is responsible for defending the United States through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations
Air National Guard, ANG - a civilian reserve component of the United States Air Force that provides prompt mobilization during war and assistance during national emergencies
AFISR, Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance, Air Force ISR - an agency focused on ensuring that the United States military attains information superiority; operates worldwide ground sites and an array of airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Our mission is to promote a dominant United States Air Force and a strong national defense, and to honor Airmen and our Air Force Heritage.
The contract award is for two years commencing July 14, 2014 with four additional one-year extension options that may be exercised by the United States Air Force at a total contract value up to USD38m.
The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win .
We've still got 700,000 plus of the finest Americans on the face of the earth involved in activities with the United States Air Force.
He earned a Bachelors of Science degree from the United States Air Force Academy in 1977 and a Master of Arts from Webster University in 1981.
The next question he asked was profound on so many levels: "lf the United States Air Force Band is this good, how good are your pilots?
The cadre members and cadets discuss the Air Force core values of "Integrity First," "Service before Self," and "Excellence in All We Do" throughout the 4 years of AFROTC (Most of this information comes from the United States Air Force Core Values handbook, dated January 1, 1997, otherwise known as the "Little Blue Book").
About 30 people joined the protest organised by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) at the base at Lakenheath, Suffolk - the biggest United States Air Force installation in Europe.
British and American peace protesters stood shoulder to shoulder outside a United States Air Force base yesterday to oppose any military reprisals following the terror attacks on the US.
com) a company that develops fully autonomous, optionally piloted unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), announced that it won a contract with the United States Air Force (USAF) to demonstrate the capabilities of its SkyForce Distributed Management System (DMS).
Michael Moore, Global's CEO, stated that, "We are proud that Global Ground Support has once again been selected by the United States Air Force to be their supplier of aircraft deicing trucks.
to the civil engineer, Deputy Chief of Staff, Logistics, Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.

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